Wednesday, July 18, 2012
1-inch hail, 58 mph winds possible
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Delaware, Philadelphia and all surrounding counties through 9 p.m. Wednesday. According to the NWS, conditions are favorable for thunderstorms containing 1-inch hail and the possibility of wind gusts of at least 58 mph. Heavy rain and "dangerous" cloud-to-ground lightning are possible.
Monday, June 25, 2012
National Weather Service issues storm warning.
After a hot week and a rough Friday night storm, another blast from Mother Nature could occur Monday. The National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch through 2 p.m. for Delaware and surrounding counties. "This watch means that conditions are favorable for thunderstorms containing 1 inch or larger hail and/or wind gusts of at least 58 mph (50 knots)," the advisory warned. "Persons in the watch area should be on the lookout for threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements and possible warnings. Severe thunderstorms can and occasionally do produce tornadoes." The advisory is for Delaware, Bucks, Chester, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.
Thursday, June 21, 2012
The heat index may climb to 102 degrees.
The National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for a high of a possible 98 degrees for Thursday, with a heat index expected to climb as high as 102 degrees. For the second day in a row, the NWS has issued an excessive heat warning. Thursday night's low might be around 77 degrees, stated the NWS. For Friday, there is a 60 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, where "gusty" winds and heavy rain are possible, the NWS stated. The high for Friday might be near 94 degrees. Read these tips on how to avoid heat stroke and exhaustion.
Monday, May 21, 2012
The tornado watch will last until 2 a.m., Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a tornado watch until 2 a.m., Saturday, for Delaware, Chester, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties. With severe thunderstorms being predicted for Friday evening through Saturday morning, the NWS has also issued a flash flood watch for those same counties. The watch is until Saturday morning. "A cold front will cross the region (from Friday night and early Saturday morning) and will produce widespread showers and thunderstorms," the NWS stated. "Rainfall amounts between 1 and 1.5 inches will be common. Greater amounts, up to 2.5 inches, will be possible in the stronger storms."
Friday, April 6, 2012
Friday looks like it is going to be sunny with a high near 59 degrees, the National Weather Service (NWS) is predicting. During the night time, after Passover begins, mostly clear skies and a possible low of around 38 degrees are being called for. For Saturday, another day of sun with a high near 62 degrees, with a bit of a strong breeze that may blow up to 20 mph, the NWS warns. Saturday night may see mostly clear skies with a low of around 39 degrees, states the NWS. Expect a sunny Easter Sunday with a high near 64 degrees, but partly cloudy skies at night with a low of around 42 degrees, states the NWS. Come Monday, a mostly sunny day with a high near 61 degrees, according to the NWS.
Thursday, April 5, 2012
The National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for a mostly sunny day for Thursday with a high near 57 degrees. During the overnight, mostly clear skies may appear over Havertown, with a low of around 37 degrees, states the NWS. Come Friday, expect plenty of sun with a high near 58 degrees, the NWS predicts.
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
The National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for gusting winds, up to 25 mph, for Wednesday afternoon. The day is expected to be mostly sunny with a high near 70 degrees. For Wednesday night, Havertown can expect mostly clear skies and a low of around 40 degrees, the NWS states. Come Thursday, expect sunny skies but a low of around 58 degrees, the NWS predicts.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for Delaware, Montgomery and Chester counties on Tuesday. The watch will be in effect until 10 p.m on Tuesday. The NWS also issued a flood advisory until 9:30 p.m.
The National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for "patchy" frost before 8 a.m. for Tuesday, but also expect plenty of sun with a high near 64 degrees. During the overnight, there is a 20 percent chance of showers after 3 a.m., with a low of around 46 degrees, the NWS states. Come Wednesday, there is a 30 percent chance of showers before 9 a.m., but Havertown may get a mostly sunny day with a high near 68 degrees, predicts the NWS.
Monday, April 2, 2012
The National Weather Service (NWS) is warning for strong gusts of winds as high as 34 mph for a mostly sunny Monday. The high maybe near 58 degrees. For Monday night, clear skies are expected over Havertown with a low of around 38 degrees, the NWS states. Tuesday may see sunny skies and a high near 62 degrees, the NWS predicts.